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Company Seal Embosser Switchgear & Cowans Ltd, by Art? Right & Rattray, Manchester, 20th Century

Inventory Number: 75359
Object Type:
Place Created: Manchester United Kingdom (England) Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/74
Brief Description: Steel manual embosser with extended mahogany? handle, upon steel base.
Embosser has iron mold and stamp guard, with copper? understamp. Painted black with gold and red lines.
Primary Inscriptions: "ART_ RIGHT & RATTRAY LIMITED" stamped into one side of base. "_____ STREET MANCHESTER" on other side of base. "Switchgear & Cowans Limited" printed on sealface.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Steel
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
285 108 410 mm


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